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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2006

Won
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Rachel Weisz
Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Jeffrey Caine
Best Achievement in Film Editing
Claire Simpson
Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score
Alberto Iglesias

Golden Globes, USA 2006

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Rachel Weisz
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Director - Motion Picture
Fernando Meirelles

BAFTA Awards 2006

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Editing
Claire Simpson
Nominated
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Simon Channing Williams
Fernando Meirelles
Jeffrey Caine
Nominated
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
Alberto Iglesias
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
Simon Channing Williams
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Jeffrey Caine
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Ralph Fiennes
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Rachel Weisz
Best Cinematography
César Charlone
Best Sound
Joakim Sundström
Stuart Wilson
Mike Prestwood Smith
Sven Taits
Nominated
David Lean Award for Direction
Fernando Meirelles

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2006

Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Rachel Weisz

ALMA Awards 2006

Won
ALMA Award
Outstanding Director of a Motion Picture
Fernando Meirelles

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) 2005

Won
AAFCA Award
Top 10 Films

American Cinema Editors, USA 2006

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film - Dramatic
Claire Simpson

Art Directors Guild 2006

Nominated
Excellence in Production Design Award
Contemporary Film
Mark Tildesley (production designer)
Chris Lowe (supervising art director)
Denis Schnegg (art director)
Coralie Lew (assistant art director)

Black Movie Awards 2006

Nominated
Black Movie Award
Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Hubert Koundé

British Independent Film Awards 2005

Won
British Independent Film Award
Best British Independent Film
Best Actor
Ralph Fiennes
Best Actress
Rachel Weisz
Nominated
British Independent Film Award
Best Supporting Actor/Actress
Bill Nighy
Best Director
Fernando Meirelles
Best Screenplay
Jeffrey Caine
Best Technical Achievement
César Charlone
For the cinematography.

British Society of Cinematographers 2005

Nominated
Best Cinematography Award
César Charlone

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2006

Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Picture
Best Supporting Actress
Rachel Weisz

Cannes Film Festival 2006

Won
Prix France Musique (Original Film Score)
Alberto Iglesias

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2006

Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Rachel Weisz

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize 2007

Won
Cinema Brazil Grand Prize
Best Foreign-Language Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2005

3rd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Rachel Weisz

Empire Awards, UK 2006

Nominated
Empire Award
Best Thriller

European Film Awards 2005

Nominated
Screen International Award
Fernando Meirelles
UK/Germany/Kenya.

Evening Standard British Film Awards 2006

Won
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Film
Fernando Meirelles
Best Actor
Ralph Fiennes

Goya Awards 2006

Nominated
Goya
Best European Film (Mejor Película Europea)
Fernando Meirelles
UK.

Image Awards 2006

Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Independent or Foreign Film

Imagen Foundation Awards 2006

Nominated
Imagen Award
Best Director
Fernando Meirelles

International Cinephile Society Awards 2006

2nd place
ICS Award
Best Cinematography
César Charlone
Tied with Rodrigo Prieto for Brokeback Mountain (2005).
Nominated
ICS Award
Best Picture

Iowa Film Critics Awards 2006

Won
IFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Rachel Weisz

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2006

Won
ALFS Award
British Film of the Year
British Actor of the Year
Ralph Fiennes
British Actress of the Year
Rachel Weisz
British Producer of the Year
Simon Channing Williams
Nominated
ALFS Award
Film of the Year
Director of the Year
Fernando Meirelles
Screenwriter of the Year
Jeffrey Caine

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2006

Nominated
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing in Feature Film - Foreign
Joakim Sundström (supervising sound editor)
Nick Adams (sound editor)
Jennie Evans (sound editor)
Paul Wrightson (adr editor)
Nicolas Becker (foley artist)
Best Sound Editing in Feature Film - Music
Tony Lewis (music editor)

New York Film Critics, Online 2005

Won
NYFCO Award
Best Director
Fernando Meirelles
Top Films of the Year

Online Film & Television Association 2006

Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Picture
Simon Channing Williams

Online Film & Television Association 2006

Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Film Editing
Claire Simpson
Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Picture
Simon Channing Williams
Best Actor
Ralph Fiennes
Best Supporting Actress
Rachel Weisz
Best Director
Fernando Meirelles
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Jeffrey Caine

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2006

Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Rachel Weisz
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Jeffrey Caine
Best Editing
Claire Simpson

Political Film Society, USA 2006

Won
PFS Award
Human Rights

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2005

Won
SDFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Rachel Weisz

Satellite Awards 2005

Won
Satellite Award
Outstanding Actor in a Supporting Role, Drama
Danny Huston
Outstanding Cinematography
César Charlone
Nominated
Satellite Award
Outstanding Original Score
Alberto Iglesias

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2005

Nominated
SEFCA Award
Best Picture

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2005

Won
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Rachel Weisz
Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Film
Best Actor
Ralph Fiennes
Best Director
Fernando Meirelles
Best Screenplay
Jeffrey Caine
Best Cinematography or Visual/Special Effects
César Charlone

USC Scripter Award 2006

Nominated
USC Scripter Award
Jeffrey Caine (screenwriter)
John le Carré (author)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 2005

Won
UFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Rachel Weisz
Best Supporting Actress
Rachel Weisz

Vancouver Film Critics Circle 2006

Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Rachel Weisz

Venice Film Festival 2005

Won
Young Cinema Award
Best International Film
Fernando Meirelles
Nominated
Golden Lion
Fernando Meirelles

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2005

Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Director
Fernando Meirelles

World Soundtrack Awards 2006

Won
World Soundtrack Award
Soundtrack Composer of the Year
Alberto Iglesias
Best Original Soundtrack of the Year
Alberto Iglesias

Writers Guild of America, USA 2006

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Adapted Screenplay
Jeffrey Caine

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